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For celebrations, the song remains the same

What was Jimmie Johnson's celebratory request of Jeff Gordon? Can Junior emerge from his father's shadow? Marty Smith answers in Door-To-Door.

Updated: November 22, 2006, 2:03 PM ET
By Marty Smith | ESPN.com

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. -- Cheesy as it might be -- and I'll be the first to admit it makes a Papa John's pan pie look like a Weight Watchers' 3-pointer -- the whole celebratory "We Are the Champions" group-hug scream-along is a coveted right-of-passage, every bit as customary as the ring and the ticker-tape parade.

I mean, what kid doesn't fantasize about partaking in a semicircular pack of beer-soaked brethren, arm-in-arm in an exuberant embrace, pounding chests and pumping fists and ...

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